|Across the Years - Eleanor H. Porter|
|dawn - Eleanor H. Porter|
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|The Road to Understanding - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of The Road to Understanding, by Eleanor H. Porter. Read by Bellona Times and Mike Pelton. "If Burke Denby had not been given all the frosted cakes and toy shotguns he wanted at the age of ten, it might not have been so difficult to convince him at the age of twenty that he did not want to marry Helen Barnet." "Of course the inevitable happened. However near two roads may be at the start, if they diverge ever so slightly and keep straight ahead, there is bound to be in time al...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; fiction; marriage; family; relationships
|Mary Marie - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of MARY MARIE, by Eleanor H. Porter. Read by Sunni West and Lynne Thompson A charming autobiographical 'coming of age' story about a young girl, Mary Marie, whose young life is thrown into turmoil as her parents divorce. As she leads two lives, she comes to realize that her parents still love one another, and engineers a reunion. In the end, we discover the long-lasting effect of this turmoil on the adult Mary Marie, and her own marriage." (summary by Lynne Thompson) For furth...
Keywords: fiction; romance; young adult; librivox; audiobook; porter
|Miss Billy - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of Miss Billy, by Eleanor H. Porter. Mr. Neilson was determined to name his first child after his boyhood chum, William Henshaw. When the baby disappointed him by being a girl, he was consoled by naming her Billy. Miss Billy, now 18, orphaned and all alone in the world, takes her lawyer’s suggestion to ask her namesake to take her in. Only one little problem – Mr. Henshaw did not know of her existence, and then mistakenly thinks that Billy is a boy! Eleanor H...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; children; young adult; fiction; miss billy; eleanor porter
Downloads: 11,005 (2 reviews)
|Pollyanna - Eleanor H. Porter|
Pollyanna Whittier tries to find something to be glad about in every situation. She teaches troubled people in her New England town to play "The Glad Game". When an accident happens, though, Pollyanna's constant optimism is put to the test. Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Keywords: Juvenile Fiction; Children's Classics; C3; LIT.UP; LIT; UP; Fiction; Chapter Books (Long)
|Pollyanna (Dramatic Version) - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of Pollyanna (Dramatic Version) by Eleanor H. Porter. Read in English by Elizabeth Klett; Brett W. Downey; Theresa L. Downey; David Olson; Abigail Rasmussen; John Trevithick; Lyn Silva; Charlotte Duckett; Robert Harder; Lynne Thompson; Lani Small; bala; Lydia Rasmussen; Alexis Castro; Jacob Rasmussen; Zack Rasmussen; KHand; Susie Rasmussen The story begins when Pollyanna arrives in Beldingsville to live with her Aunt Polly, a strict and dutiful middle aged woman...
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|Pollyanna Grows Up - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of Pollyanna Grows Up, by Eleanor H. Porter. Read by Mary Anderson. Pollyanna, now cured of her crippling spinal injury, and able to walk again, goes to live in Boston with Mrs. Carew, a heart-broken woman searching for her lost nephew. Her Aunt Polly goes abroad with her new Uncle, Dr. Chilton. While in Boston, Pollyanna meets new friends and has several interesting adventures.....
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; children; Pollyanna; love; romance; inheritance
|Miss Billy Married - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of MISS BILLY MARRIED, by ELEANOR H. PORTER. At the opening to this second sequel to Miss Billy (Miss Billy, Miss Billy's Decision, Miss Billy Married), we find Bertram and Billy finally at the altar. Will wedded bliss ensue and are the patter of little feet on the horizon? Or is misunderstanding and heartache in the cards again? Find out in Miss Billy Married! (Summary by Maria Therese) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; teen; romance; marriage; children; humor
|Dawn - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of DAWN, by ELEANOR H. PORTER. Dawn (also known in England as "Keith’s Dark Tower"), was published in 1919, and is set during World War I. Keith Burton is going blind. It is hard for him and his family. Most of the book deals with their ways - right and wrong - of dealing with the situation. At the end, Keith finds pride in helping blind solders. Eleanor H. Porter was a writer of many popular children’s books and novels, including the Pollyanna and Miss Billy series, as we...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; blind; romance
|Miss Billy's Decision - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of MISS BILLY'S DECISION, by ELEANOR H. PORTER. When Miss Billy closed, Miss Billy and Bertram were happily engaged. In this first sequel to Miss Billy, will the path to wedded bliss run smooth or will misunderstandings and heartache cross their path? Find out in “Miss Billy’s Decision”! (Summary by Maria Therese) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox cat...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; teen; young adult; romance; misunderstanding; comedy
|The Turn of the Tide - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of The Turn of the Tide, by Eleanor H. Porter. What a joy! How exciting! Margaret Kendall returned home, to her loving and equally beloved mother's arms after 4 years in the slums of New York City- where she endured unimaginable hardships. This hardship made the naturally brilliant nine-years-old strong, resourceful, and full of questions which her mother finds it hard to answer...
Keywords: femanist fiction; love story; psychological drama; audiobooks; librivox; fiction; 20thcentury novel; porter; cross currents
|Just David - Eleanor H. Porter|
Librivox recording of Just David by Eleanor H. Porter. Read by Mary Anderson David and his father set out from their idyllic mountain home to go to meet family, but enroute, David's father, who is sick dies, and David is left stranded in a little farming town. No one can read his father's handwriting on the notes he's left for David or his signature, and David doesn't know his last name. A stern farmer and his wife take David in, and learn more from him than they realize! David, who counts only ...
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Downloads: 51,638 (2 reviews)
|Oh, Money! Money! - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of OH, MONEY! MONEY!, by ELEANOR H. PORTER. Mr. Stanley Fulton is worth millions, but he has no one to leave his money to except some unknown distant cousins. In order to find out how they would handle a fortune, he decides to give each of them $100,000 dollars during his life, and go – incognito - to live in their midst! Who will prove worthy to inherit his millions and will his deception be discovered?Eleanor H...
Keywords: librivox; fiction; audiobook; humor; inheritance; incognito; teen; fun
Downloads: 14,502 (1 review)
|Pollyanna - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of POLLYANNA, by Eleanor H. Porter. Read by Phil Chenevert In a small town far out West, 11 year old Pollyanna has lost both her mother then her dad to disease. This book describes how the orphan is sent to be raised by her aunt who lives far away in the East of the country. Unfortunately her aunt does not want her but accepts her very reluctantly only out of 'duty' and sticks her into a tiny hot attic room so she will be 'out of the way'...
Keywords: children; librivox; audiobook; pollyanna
Downloads: 42,169 (2 reviews)
|Across The Years - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of Across The Years, by Eleanor H. Porter. These 18 wonderful short stories by Eleanor H. Porter, the author of Pollyanna, deal with those marvelous and maddeningly frustrating creatures: human beings. As always, Porter describes real people with sensitivity and an insight into all of their variety that makes you say "I knew someone just like that". She is able to capture the faded, but not quite extinguished, dreams of the elderly and the bright hopes of youth...
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|Cross Currents - Eleanor H. Porter|
LibriVox recording of Cross Currents, by Eleanor H. Porter. Cross Currents: The Story of Margaret, to give it its full title, is delightful story about a little girl’s resilience and a mother’s unwavering love, from the beloved author of Pollyanna. Margaret Kendall (the Margaret of the story) has known nothing but love, wealth and privilege for the first five years of her life. An accident during a visit with her mother to New York City leaves little Margaret alone and fending for herself...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; porter; young adult